[Wiki Loves Monuments] Geolocated centralnotice
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Wed May 11 09:23:32 UTC 2011
If we want to catch tourists, shouldn't we announce the contest during June
or July? Most people take holidays in July, August. Nuno alerted me that
this was already planned for September in the timeline (
but perhaps we could have an earlier announcement for tourists.
Something like "Don't forget to take great pictures of monuments during your
holidays and enter WLM in September."
And then in September have something like "There are x monuments in
"country". Wikipedia only has pictures for y of them. Help Wikipedia by
taking pictures of monuments like "name of monument near you" and enter our
2011/5/11 Vicenç Riullop <vriullop at hotmail.com>
> I think both options are interesting. First catch the tourists at home
> informing that they can plan some monuments on their foreseeable holidays,
> and then catch the people geolocated with the monuments they have on place.
> From: lodewijk at effeietsanders.org
> Date: Wed, 11 May 2011 10:35:18 +0200
> To: wikilovesmonuments at lists.wikimedia.org
> Subject: Re: [Wiki Loves Monuments] Geolocated centralnotice
> I think such use would be very helpful - I personally was definitely
> planning on that yes. It makes little sense to bother everybody in other
> countries with announcements they cannot use.
> Another option is to do everything language based, which has as advantage
> that you also "catch" the tourists, but then you dont get all the people at
> enwiki for example.
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